Spend a week learning from the very best brass performers in the country including our Head of Brass, John Logan. Students will refine their solo, chamber and orchestral performance throughout the week.

This intensive summer school is designed for enthusiastic brass players who want to develop high level performance skills and learn in a conservatoire setting.

This course aims to develop in the individual brass player the importance of a whole mind and body approach to communicating music through their instrument.

Throughout the summer school you will be supported by experienced international orchestral performers, historians and teachers of brass. The summer school is distinctive in relation to the quality of coaching that will be provided by players and teachers who have reached the highest levels of performance and education in the music industry.

We are seeking a wide variety of brass players to join this specialist summer school. We hope to welcome brass instrumentalists from around the world to join us in Glasgow at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

To apply for this course you should have reached a minimum playing ability of ABRSM Grade 7 or equivalent in order to fully benefit from this intensive summer school.

Students who would benefit from this course may be:

  • a student preparing for music college entry exams
  • a music education student who is planning a career in a performance setting
  • a career music enthusiast wishing to enhance their musical experience by working with the Royal conservatoire of Scotland as part of a professional development experience

The course will culminate in an informal sharing of work for family and friends on the final day.

The deadline for applying to this course is Monday 25th June 2018 at 12pm.

For ages: 16+ / Grade 6+
Dates: 30 July 2018 – 3 August 2018
Times: 10am – 5pm
Tuition fee: £260

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
100 Renfrew Street
Glasgow
G2 3DB

 

https://www.rcs.ac.uk/lifelong-learning/brass-advanced/